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Sweet Summer Bow Wrap Dress
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Sweet Summer Bow Wrap Dress

A summer wrap dress style complete with flirty bow! Used is my convertible wrap dress classic with a chiffon overlay, in the colour Iris. Start the style off with a strapless and tie as many times as you can until you can tie the bow. This is the look I wore to our 5th wedding...

Three New Wrap Dress Styles & Photoshoot
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Three New Wrap Dress Styles & Photoshoot

Very excited to announce three new styles to the bridesmaid wrap dress collection! I also have been busy working with photographer Michael Butler and model Christy Bird to create new shop images that showcase the dresses beautifully, I think we were pretty successful… It was a pleasure to work with these two and Christy is beautiful.

Happy Holidays!
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Happy Holidays!

Wow, what a crazy year it’s been! I had some amazing clients and really unique projects. Enjoy my little video montage of my projects this year. The only thing not show, is the oodles of wrap dresses I did. Nearly 40 of them! I loved making them, so keep’em coming! Here’s some special projects I’ve...

Two Dresses For A Proud Mama
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Two Dresses For A Proud Mama

My latest project was two dresses for a Mother-of-the-Bride complete with two coordinating lace jackets. Both her children are getting married this year, hence the need for two outfits!

New Bridesmaid Skirt Collection
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New Bridesmaid Skirt Collection

I’m ecstatic to introduce my first small collection of bridal party skirts. They are perfect for those bridesmaids who want to be able to wear their outfit again. These can be dressed up, or dressed down for weekends and work. Having skirts will allow each girl to pair it with something in their own style...

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My Top Projects of 2013

Bring it on 2014, I’m ready for some new adventures in sewing… Happy New Year! To celebrate I thought I would make a video compilation of some of my favourite custom design projects I got to work on this year. A few provided some new challenges, but mostly they were just fun to accomplish. I...

How to Dress a Petite Full Figured Woman
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How to Dress a Petite Full Figured Woman

Silk Dupioni Dress With Lace Jacket – Complete! This week I completed the silk dupioni dress that I have been working on. The event was a niece’s wedding being held in the Midwest USA, the dress had to be light, breathable, and easy to travel. That wasn’t the only challenge with this client, she had...

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Caring for Dupioni Silk

Dupioni Silk is luxurious type of silk created from the threads of two different silk worms. The threads are rougher than most silks and causes a natural irregular and rough texture. The fabric is light, has a lovely sheen and presses nicely creating a crisp finished product. A another great thing about it is the...

All That Glitters – Best Dressed of Oscars 2013
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All That Glitters – Best Dressed of Oscars 2013

There were tons of sparkly, slinky numbers on the red carpet at this years Oscars. Here are my top five: Charlize Theron in Dior Haute Couture Stunning in her structured white gown. I love the simplicity of it and the contrast of the sharp angles on the bodice to gentle flow of the mermaid skirt.

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2013 Prom Trends Inspired by Golden Globes

Watching this years Golden Globe Awards I saw some great trends for those attending prom this year. Here’s a quick run-down to help you plan what your wearing for this special occasion, inspired by the celebrities who wore them!

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